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  1. The Dark Side of Emotional Labour

    By Jenna Ward, Robert McMurray

    Series: Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

    Focussing on ‘the dark side’ of emotional labour, this book explores the work that the rest of society either forgets or does not want to think about - work that is emotionally disturbing, wearying, and sometimes damaging to those who undertake it. This work is often stigmatised and unseen, but is...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Bodies and Lives in Ancient America

    Health Before Columbus

    By Debra L. Martin, Anna J. Osterholtz

    Bodies and Lives in Ancient America offers a broad view of what it was like to live and die throughout North America before European contact. The authors use a unique life history approach, moving from pregnancy and birth through to senescence. Drawing on biological data gathered from human remains...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Anthropology of Obesity in the United States

    By Anna Bellisari

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Preservation of Memory

    Edited by Davide Bruno

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Living with Mental Disorder

    Insights from Qualitative Research

    By Jacqueline Corcoran

    Series: Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

    This evidence-based text puts a human face on mental disorders, illuminating the lived experience of people with mental health difficulties and their caregivers. Providing comprehensive reviews of the qualitative research on each topic discussed, it offers insights into the perceived causes and...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Science, Technology and the Ageing Society

    By Tiago Moreira

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Social Organization of Disease

    Emotions and Civic Action

    By Jochen Kleres

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Madness and Society

    Ideas About Insanity

    By Peter Morrall

    This book is an introduction to the uncertainties and incongruities about madness. It is aimed at all of those who are curious about this subject whether out of general inquisitiveness or because it is part of a formal course of study. Using case-studies of real people in order to explain,...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Disability and Technology

    Key papers from Disability & Society

    Edited by Alan Roulstone, Alison Sheldon, Jennifer Harris

    This edited collection brings together keynote articles from the journal Disability & Society to provide a comprehensive and though-provoking exploration of the place of technology in disabled people’s lives, documenting and analysing the growing impact of technology on disability and society...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Policy Context of Midwifery and Maternity Services

    By Kuldip Bharj, Mari Phillips

    At a time of upheaval for the NHS, this text discusses the contemporary social context and policy drivers affecting childbirth and maternity services in the UK, making clear links to practice throughout. Complex health and social care demands, and particularly the policy commitment to choice for...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge